Category: Renfrewshire

Taskforce takes fresh approach to challenges posed by alcohol and drug use across Renfrewshire

A group dedicated to addressing the impact of alcohol and drug use on individuals and families has been set up in Renfrewshire. The Renfrewshire Community Planning Partnership’s Alcohol and Drugs Commission – one of the first of its kind in Scotland – will explore new ways of tackling the issue through hearing first-hand from people […]

Latest real-time information displays go live in Renfrewshire

Going by bus in Renfrewshire is now easier and more convenient than ever before due to ongoing efforts to improve information at bus stops. Renfrewshire Council and Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) have been working to introduce real-time digital information displays at bus stops, using funding provided by the Scottish Government’s Smarter Choices, Smarter Places […]

Bricks in Space launches this weekend in Paisley town centre!

We are promising a day out of this world in Paisley town centre this summer with our Bricks in Space Summer Trail! Following on from the success of Jurassic Bricks last summer, we will be marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a space-themed LEGO® Brick Space Trail. Running from Saturday 29th June […]

Buyer event gives suppliers chance to secure investment area contracts

Contractors and suppliers won’t want to miss out on a ‘meet the buyer’ event for Glasgow Airport Investment Area contracts Wills Bros Civil Engineering Limited are holding the drop-in event from 3pm to 7pm on Wednesday 26 June at the Normandy Hotel in Renfrew. The drop-in event includes a presentation at 4pm. To register your […]

Renfrewshire’s young athletes are the champs

PUPILS from Renfrewshire have won the Inter Authority Athletics Championship. They competed against fellow secondary school pupils from East Renfrewshire and Inverclyde. The victorious Renfrewshire team of 85 competitors came from Park Mains High; Johnstone High; Linwood High; Renfrew High; St Andrew’s Academy; Paisley Grammar, Castlehead High and Gleniffer High. They took part in the […]

Paisley Autocare Weekly Update

Car Repair on a Lift. Vehicle Maintenance. Automotive Technologies. Does your vehicle have a dent or bumper damage? Paisley Autocare. can help. We specialise in auto body repair services for in Paisley and the surrounding areas. Our highly trained and experienced technicians can work on any make and model. We are committed to providing the […]

Gala Day fun in the sun at Barshaw

More than 8,000 people from all over Renfrewshire made it along to Barshaw Park on Saturday for Barshaw Gala Day. The Barshaw party is one of the most popular events in Renfrewshire’s events calendar – and this year, it was packed with even more activities and entertainment than ever before. Talented musicians and dancers from […]

Paisley Abbey Armed Forces Day service pays tribute to those who have served

Renfrewshire and Inverclyde joined forces to celebrate Armed Forces Day with a special service at Paisley Abbey on Saturday. The Lord-Lieutenant of Renfrewshire, Colonel Peter McCarthy, the Provost of Renfrewshire, Lorraine Cameron, and Provost of Inverclyde, Martin Brennan, were in attendance to recognise the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces, both […]

Cabinet Secretary sees behind scenes as Paisley museum transformation takes shape

Scotland’s Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Economy and Fair Work Derek Mackay was given a behind-the-scenes tour of the ongoing work to transform Paisley Museum into a world-class destination driving new visitors to the town. The museum is currently undergoing a £42m revamp as the flagship project within wider work to transform Paisley’s future through its […]